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AIDS
acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
cyanosis
abnormal condition of blue
chloasma
skin discoloration
autograft
skin transplanted from one's self
alopecia
loss of hair, baldness
cyanderma
blue skin
contusion
bruise
comedo
blackhead
adenoma
tumor composed of glandular tissue
dermatology
study of the skin
dermatome
instrument to cut(incise)the skin
dermatologist
physician that specializes in skin disorders
dermatitis
inflammation of the skin
dermatosis
abnormal condition of the skin
the 3 combining forms for skin are _____, ______, and _______.
cutane/o
dermat/o
derm/o
the combining form for milk is _____.
lact/o
the _____ is a projection of the dermis that enters the hair structure at the bottom of a hair follicle. it contains capillaries through which hair recieves_______.
papilla
nourishment
Leuk/emia literally means white _______.
blood
the combining form for dry is _____/__.
xer/o
the epidermis forms the _____ ______ of the skin
outer layer
hidr/o
sweat